About Alberto Saavedra

Alberto Saavedra is a partner at Santamarina + Steta. His practice includes banking and finance, securities and capital markets, foreign investment, corporate governance, M&A, family offices and estate planning and restructuring. His ability to perform in such diverse areas of law practice has allowed him to serve as a corporate governance consultant for both public and privately held companies, in some of which he participates as member of the board of directors, and has a broad of experience in counselling groups and families in their corporate organisation as well as in family estate planning. He currently acts as a member of the governing bodies of public and privately held entities, including several NGOs. He is chairman of the ethical and normative committees of The Mexican Stock Exchange, MexDer Mercado Mexicano de Derivados and Asigna Cámara de Compensación y Liquidación, as well as the board of the Fondo Mexicano para la Conservación de la Naturaleza. He is an officially entrusted lawyer of the Swiss Embassy in Mexico and a member of the Mexican Bar Association.